Many UK Universities accept QQI level 5 Nursing Studies award holders onto their Nursing degree courses. Each year many Cork College of College students successfully qualify as nurses using this route. Applications are made through UCAS https://www.ucas.com/.
Graduates of Cork College of Commerce QQI level 5 Nursing Studies (5M4349) can apply to nursing degree programmes in selected UK Universities (while other universities not listed may also accept a QQI level 5 Nursing Studies award.) See UK nursing entry requirements for more information.